Samantha is a Air Force Veteran and learned all about Photography, Visual Arts & Digital Imaging through Air Force training at the Defense Information School in Fort Meade, Maryland. After serving honorably for four years, Samantha used the Post 9/11 G.I. Bill to pursue a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Fontbonne University in Saint Louis, Missouri. She graduated with Latin Honors in 2012. Currently, she is living in St Louis Missouri operating as a Lead Artist for Squadron Posters.